Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman eulogized the IDF officer killed Sunday night during fighting in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, while the slain officer’s identity remains classified.
“Last night Israel lost an incredible warrior, whose contributions to the security of the state will remain classified for many years to come,” Liberman tweeted. “I would like to express my most heartfelt condolences to his family, and to wish the [soldier] wounded in the incident a speedy recovery.”
Lt. Col. M. was killed on Sunday night during an operation in the Gaza Strip, while a second IDF officer was wounded. He was later evacuated to Soroka Medical Center in Beer Sheva, where he was listed in moderate and stable condition.
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